Rock Cap Moss

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Categories
Mosses
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
grow-zone
Planting Zones 4-8
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Year Round
Exposure
Sun And Shade, Full Shade,
Exposure
Sun And Shade, Full Shade,
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Rock Cap Moss Description

Rock Cap Moss 

Rock Cap Moss, known scientifically as Ploytrichum commune, is a non-flowering moss native to North America, New Zealand, and Australia.

Rock Cap Moss is a sporophyte or spore-bearing plant that establishes as a unique greenish fur blanket of moss on large garden rocks, boulders, stumps, or other wooded areas of your garden landscape. Rock Cap Moss is densely tufted. This moss grows as a carpet with a flat appearance. The dark green coloring substitutes for grass in grass-lacking areas of your garden, providing a lush green appeal. Rock Cap Moss needs a suitable moisture content and humid air to grow since this Plant has no soil preference and is best grown in shady areas. Considered a tall moss species, the Rock Cap Moss bears stems that exceed 30cm to 70cm, while the shorter carpets range from 5cm to 10cm. The Rock Cap Moss fragments exhibit colonization through their tiny roots, forming a thick, verdant green mass wherever they grow.

Care and Maintenance

Rock Cap Moss prefers shade, so exposure to full sunlight is not required to extend rock caps since this Plant will thrive in average sunlight. To plant Rock Cap Moss, crumble the carpet square before placement in your garden Rock Cap Moss goes dormant to avoid extreme weather conditions. It can be easily removed with a leaf blower to eliminate extra growth and detritus.

Rock Cap Moss requires moderate temperature and watering for propagation. Maintenance decreases as soon as the carpet has grown since rainfall gives this Plant its necessary moisture. This low-maintenance moss is a terrific alternative for grasslands that require shade to grow well. Rock Cap Moss prevents soil erosion and sustains other plants by removing toxins from soils. This Plant can thrive in rich mineral toxin environments in deep shade.

 Considerations

Rock Cap Moss is budget-friendly and is available in various carpet lengths. Place this lovely Plant in your garden where they grow to create a lush green backdrop to other woodland plants. Rock Cap Moss will keep your garden sanctuary looking like a fairy-tale wonderland.

Rock Cap Moss is now for sale online at TN Nursery.

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Shipping Information

We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

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